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Wednesday, October 19, 2011

LA PAZ - Taste Of The Baja



Taste Of The Baja / Con Sabor De La Baja Chef Competition
Source: Baja Westren Onion


Mark your calendars for Dec. 3 (time TBD) for a major fund raising event on behalf of Mujeres Ayudando a Mujeres, A.C. The Shelter for Women and Children is being created by La Universidad Intercontinental Noroueste (The Northwest Intercontinental University - The Bachelor in Culinary Science University)


What: Taste of the Baja/Con Sabor de La Baja Chef Competition
Where: The Park in front of the Government Buildings (Isabela Católica)
When: Dec. 3, 2011 (time to be determined later)
Cost: $200 pesos per ticket to members of the general public
Tickets go on sale Monday, October 31, 2011


Who is competing: 60 participants (20 professional chefs from the cities of Mulege, Santa Rosalia, Loreto, La Paz, Todos Santos and Los Cabos; 20 students from the University and other Culinary Schools in Baja California Sur; and 20 members of the general public who love to cook). There will be 27 winners. A panel of judges will determine the first, second, third prize for appetizer, main dish and dessert submitted by each group of participants.


These 27 winners will then prepare their winning dishes in sufficient quantities to feed an expected 600 people at the Gala event on Dec. 3, 2011. Please nnote: The students at the University will be creating a Mujeres Ayudando a Mujeres Cook Book which will be available on DVD the night of the event for $250 pesos per copy. - Luiza Lanoy, Founder, Mujeres Ayudando a Mujeres, A.C., luizalanoy@yahoo.com , www.facebook.com/tasteofthebaja, www.tasteofthebaja.com, 612-348-3852 (best to e-mail me), La Paz